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Percentage Point Difference between the Proportion of Black and White Families in Shelter and the General Population
Note: A Pearson correlation was conducted to examine the relationship between the proportion of black and non-Hispanic white families accessing shelter and the general population. There was a significant (two-tailed) negative correlation of –.74, p = .001.
Source: U.S. Census Bureau, 2005–09 American Community Survey 5-year Estimates; U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development, The 2009 Annual Homeless Assessment Report to Congress.
From the Report: Intergenerational Disparities Experienced by Homeless Black Families